Monday, June 17, 2013

Corn and Bean Salsa


Don't let the plain name of this fool you; it is way more than beans and corn. This dish is full of flavor and all good things. We took this to a summer party and got rave reviews. This recipe originates from Southern Living, I found it on You Go Girl and adjusted it to suit what I had and like. You can do that you know!

Corn and Bean Salsa
4 ears fresh corn
3 tablespoons fresh lime juice
2 tablespoons olive oil
1 tablespoon red wine vinegar
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon fresh ground pepper
1 or 2 cans black beans, rinsed and drained
2 large tomatoes. seeded and diced
1 large jalapeno, seeded and chopped
2 avocados, seeded and chopped
1/2 cup fresh cilantro, chopped
Roast corn, cool and cut off cob. Whisk together lime juice, oil, vinegar, salt and pepper in a large bowl. Add remaining ingredients. Toss, cover and chill for 2 hours. Serve with corn chips.
Printable Recipe

One Year Ago--------Breakfast in a Scone
Two Years Ago-------Puff Pancakes
Three Years Ago------Banana Mini Muffins
Four Years Ago-------Pasta Chicken Cashew Salad

8 comments:

suhaina aji said...

such and incredible and refreshing salsa. love the clicks Cindy.

Andrea_TheKitchenLioness said...

Cindy, what a lovely summer dish, it is colorful, healthy and sounds delicious and it is nice to be able to adapt recipe to suit your needs! I am sure that the guests at the summer party really enjoyed this dish!
Have a lovely Tuesday!

Danelle M said...

Perfect for summer! I have a recipe like this but never thought of adding avocado. Can't wait to try that!

Deb@CookingOnTheFrontBurner said...

I love dishes like this...so fresh. Pinned!

Liz Berg said...

Yeah...I love this kind of salsa! I can't wait for our Indiana corn to be ready. I'll definitely make this, Cindy!

Amber said...

Looks tasty mom! Did you actually eat the beans?

Julie said...

This is such a refresing, delicious looking salsa, Cindy! Pinned and sharing on Facebook tomorrow. Thanks for sharing at Marvelous Mondays!

Julie @ This Gal Cooks

Amber Brady said...

So healthy & fresh! Thanks for sharing at Sweet & Savory Saturdays #18!

~Amber @ Dessert Now, Dinner Later!
www.dessertnowdinnerlater.com